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[Cookie Elf File] Homemade Rice Krispie Treats: the Easy Cookie Recipe Everyone Needs to Know
March 04, 2015
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Feature: Homemade Rice Krispie Treats: Classic No-Bake Cookie Recipe

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Homemade Rice Krispie Treats are the classic no-bake cookie recipe. The treats have become immensely popular not only because they are easy to make, but also because variations of the original recipe abound. And their ingredients are inexpensive.

This original version is simple to make at home. With just three ingredients – crisp rice cereal, marshmallows, and melted butter or margarine – it is an easy cookie recipe for kids to make. As an added bonus, the bars are a gluten-free cookie!

Prep time: <10 minutes
Setting time: 15-30 minutes
Makes about 20-25 treats, depending upon how you cut them.

Get the full recipe for Homemade Rice Krispie Treats … and discover other Rice Krispie Treats variations on The Elf’s Rice Krispie Treat Variations Board.

Cookie Trivia: The First Krispie Rice Treat

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See more fun facts about making cookies and eating them on The Cookie Elf’s Cookie Trivia page.

More Easy Rice Krispies Treats Variations from The Elf

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